A well-known mall in Cebu hit by fire.

After the tragic incident in Davao City, where the NCCC mall burnt down leaving a casualty of 38 call center agents, another fire broke out in Cebu City. It is the Metro Ayala Mall which is considered by many Cebuanos as a famous landmark in the city.

The fire started in the third floor of the mall. The incident quickly happened as the entire top department was on fire this is based on the report by the local media agency.

Based on the Metro Gaisano management, the smoke was detected around 9:30 p.m on Friday. This is is the location of the toy stockroom.

The company elaborated that with the collaboration of the Metro Ayala Emergency Brigade Team and the Ayala Center Cebu Emergency Brigade Team; and the Bureau of Fire and other emergency response teams, the situation was manage and there was no casualty. All customers and personnel were safely evacuated.

At the moment Cebu City officials are still investigating the cause of the fire. Nagiel BaƱacia Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management (CCDRRMC) chief said that as of 6:15 a.m. was able to reach 4th floor.